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At the Arab League-sponsored international conference on the role of the media in combating terrorism and extremism, held in Amman, the government reiterated its long-standing position on the use of social media or the Internet to deliver hate speeches or ...
By Rami G. Khouri - Sep 29, 2016 - Last updated at Sep 29, 2016 22:38
Is there a single thing that helps us understand why the Arab world has turned into such a horror show of dictatorships and authoritarian go ...
By Jonathan Power - Sep 29, 2016 - Last updated at Sep 29, 2016 22:38
The last war in the Western hemisphere came to an end with the recent signing of the formal peace treaty between Colombia and the FARC rebel ...
By Kailash Satyarthi - Sep 29, 2016 - Last updated at Sep 29, 2016 22:37
In Côte d’Ivoire, I once met a boy working on a cocoa farm whose only dream was someday to taste the rich brown chocolate he helped produce. ...
By Michael Jansen - Sep 28, 2016 - Last updated at Sep 28, 2016 22:41
The Syrian government and Russia have gone over to the offensive against insurgents in eastern Aleppo because they no longer believe the US ...
By Daoud Kuttab - Sep 28, 2016 - Last updated at Sep 28, 2016 22:41
Shimon Peres will be remembered mostly for the same reason the assassinated Israeli prime minister Yitzhak Rabin is: both were architects of ...
By Gwynne Dyer - Sep 28, 2016 - Last updated at Sep 28, 2016 22:41
It is not an election, it is a selection. ...
By Hasan Abu Nimah - Sep 27, 2016 - Last updated at Sep 27, 2016 22:27
Like most Jordanians, I was deeply shocked by the heinous crime that was committed in cold blood last Sunday against a Jordanian citizen, wr ...
By Elizabeth Drew - Sep 27, 2016 - Last updated at Sep 27, 2016 22:27
Many people around the world are probably wondering why Hillary Clinton — who is obviously more prepared and better suited for the American ...
By Ramzy Baroud - Sep 27, 2016 - Last updated at Sep 27, 2016 22:26
Ban Ki-moon’s second term as secretary general of the United Nations is ending this December. He was an ideal man for the job as far as ...

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